5 First Date Ideas for Animal Lovers

5 First Date Ideas for Animal Lovers

When planning a first date, people tend to go for the classic notion of a romantic date: the couple meets at a fancy restaurant for dinner and then maybe they watch a movie afterwards. Why not try something different this time? If you and your date are passionate about animals, a fun activity involving them just might make yours the perfect first date. ​Here […]

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Christina Cheng is an independent IT consultant. She is a fan of sustainable living and is obsessed about organization and productivity.

Act on Your Goal

A wish is useful only when it becomes a stepping stone for an action towards your goal. Transform your wish into a plan. If you don’t feel motivated enough to act on your goal yet, start small by jotting it down. The next time you find yourself thinking about it, get back to what you wrote and list the different steps you need to […]

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Christina Cheng is an independent IT consultant. She is a fan of sustainable living and is obsessed about organization and productivity.

Choosing a Name for Your Baby

Layette for newborn baby boy

One of the biggest decisions that couples have to make when they are expecting a baby is choosing a name for their child. Parents want the name of their child to be something that feels close to them or that means something to them, and at the same time they want it to be able to mirror how they want their child to grow […]

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Christina Cheng is an independent IT consultant. She is a fan of sustainable living and is obsessed about organization and productivity.

A Primer: Different Types of Vegetarians

Bowl of Minestrone Soup with Pasta, Beans and Vegetables

The word vegetarian gets thrown around a lot lately that it feels like it has already become part of popular culture. However, there are so many so many types of the vegetarianism and so many reasons why people practice it that the mention of the word is no longer very meaningful. A: I’m a vegetarian. B: What type of vegetarian? A: I eat vegetables […]

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Christina Cheng is an independent IT consultant. She is a fan of sustainable living and is obsessed about organization and productivity.

How Much Time Do You Spend on Social Networks?

Using smartphone

Marketing Charts featured research that Ipsos OTX released on the amount of time we spend on social networks. According to the article, the survey showed the reported daily social network use by American social network users within 18 and 64 years old to be at an average of 3.2 hours. 3.2 hours is a huge chunk of one day. Remember that we are awake […]

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Christina Cheng is an independent IT consultant. She is a fan of sustainable living and is obsessed about organization and productivity.

FOMO: The Fear of Missing Out

Checking phone while driving

This modern society that is so heavily dependent on the Internet has developed in us a very unusual sense of urgency to stay connected with friends and to be constantly updated on what is going on in their lives. Unless you are one of the few who manage to keep to themselves, you probably check various social networks for updates throughout the day. Not […]

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Christina Cheng is an independent IT consultant. She is a fan of sustainable living and is obsessed about organization and productivity.

Use TTS Software When Reading Online

If you keep up-to-date on discussions on the bills that Senate hasn’t passed, or if you regularly read about groundbreaking developments in your field of expertise, you probably spend hours each day with your eyes fixed on the screen consuming all the information that you can get on the Internet. While doing these can be a relaxing hobby or pastime, it can also be […]

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Christina Cheng is an independent IT consultant. She is a fan of sustainable living and is obsessed about organization and productivity.

Is Your Hobby Destroying You?

People get into hobbies for different reasons. If you live with the extended family, you might take the excuse of going fishing for some quiet time alone. Someone strapped for cash might go for the occasional online poker. A boring desk job could send you off to watch the football games, and a technical job might give you the craving to do creative writing […]

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Christina Cheng is an independent IT consultant. She is a fan of sustainable living and is obsessed about organization and productivity.